Milwaukee Brewers 6, California Angels 2

Game Played on Tuesday, July 20, 1976 at County Stadium
Time of Game: 2:37
Attendance: 10134

CAL A 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 – 2 6 2
MIL A 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 x – 6 12 0

Umpires: HP – Jim Evans, 1B – Joe Brinkman, 2B – Greg Kosc, 3B – Nestor Chylak

Boxscore

On July 20, 1976, future Hall of Famer Hank Aaron blasts the final home run of his legendary career. The Milwaukee Brewers’ designated hitter connects for No. 755 against Dick Drago of the California Angels. Aaron’s home run helps the Brewers to a 6-2 victory.

 

Play by Play

ANGELS 1ST: Collins popped to first in foul territory; Guerrero
flied out to right; Bonds grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 0, Brewers 0.

BREWERS 1ST: Joshua tripled to left; Money hit a sacrifice fly
to left [Joshua scored]; Scott was called out on strikes; Aaron
flied out to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 0, Brewers 1.

ANGELS 2ND: Davis grounded out (shortstop to first); Jackson
flied out to left; Bochte grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 0, Brewers 1.

BREWERS 2ND: Porter was called out on strikes; Lezcano singled
to left; Hegan singled to center [Lezcano to third (error by
Collins)]; Yount grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Hegan out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 0,
Brewers 1.

ANGELS 3RD: Briggs walked; Chalk grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Briggs out at second];
Etchebarren grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Angels 0, Brewers 1.

BREWERS 3RD: Johnson singled to left; Joshua singled to center
[Johnson to second]; Money popped to right; Scott was called out
on strikes; Aaron made an out to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Angels 0, Brewers 1.

ANGELS 4TH: Collins singled to center; Augustine balked [Collins
to second]; Guerrero out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first)
[Collins to third]; Bonds hit a sacrifice fly to left [Collins
scored]; Davis singled to left; Jackson singled to shortstop
[Davis to second]; Bochte struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Angels 1, Brewers 1.

BREWERS 4TH: Porter doubled to right; Lezcano grounded out
(pitcher to first); Hegan walked; Yount flied out to center;
Johnson singled to shortstop [Porter to third, Hegan to second];
Joshua walked [Porter scored, Hegan to third, Johnson to
second]; DRAGO REPLACED ROSS (PITCHING); Money forced Johnson
(third unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Angels 1, Brewers 2.

ANGELS 5TH: Briggs walked; Chalk flied out to right; Etchebarren
popped to first in foul territory; Collins flied out to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Angels 1, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 5TH: Scott grounded out (shortstop to first); Aaron
struck out; Porter flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Angels 1, Brewers 2.

ANGELS 6TH: Guerrero flied out to center; Bonds struck out;
Davis popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Angels 1, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 6TH: Lezcano flied out to center; Hegan flied out to
center; Yount flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels
1, Brewers 2.

ANGELS 7TH: Jackson walked; Bochte out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Jackson to second]; MELTON BATTED FOR
BRIGGS; Melton made an out to third; Chalk walked; STANTON
BATTED FOR ETCHEBARREN; Stanton forced Jackson (third
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Angels 1, Brewers 2.

BREWERS 7TH: MELTON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); HUMPHREY
REPLACED STANTON (PLAYING C ); Johnson singled to center;
Johnson stole second [Johnson to third (error by Humphrey)];
Joshua flied out to right; Money hit a sacrifice fly to left
[Johnson scored]; Scott homered; Aaron homered; Porter walked;
Lezcano walked [Porter to second]; SCOTT REPLACED DRAGO
(PITCHING); SUTHERLAND BATTED FOR HEGAN; Sutherland grounded out
(third to first); 3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Angels 1, Brewers 5.

ANGELS 8TH: SHARP REPLACED SUTHERLAND (PLAYING RF); G. THOMAS
REPLACED JOSHUA (PLAYING CF); Collins singled to third; Guerrero
singled to right [Collins to second]; FRISELLA REPLACED
AUGUSTINE (PITCHING); Bonds struck out; Davis struck out;
Jackson forced Collins (third unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Angels 1, Brewers 5.

BREWERS 8TH: Yount singled to third; Johnson out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Yount to second]; G. Thomas singled to
left [Yount scored]; Scott threw a wild pitch [G. Thomas to
second]; Money made an out to first; G. Thomas was caught
stealing third (catcher to third); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels
1, Brewers 6.

ANGELS 9TH: Bochte flied out to left; Melton homered; Chalk
grounded out (third to first); SOLAITA BATTED FOR HUMPHREY;
Solaita struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Angels 2, Brewers 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Angels           2   6   2    7
 Brewers          6  12   0    8